Vaughn Killeen, the former elected GOP sheriff of Ada County for 20 years, speaks at a “Republicans for Allred” press conference endorsing Democratic candidate for governor Keith Allred, who stands directly behind him. At right is Sharon Parry, an Idaho Falls city councilwoman and Bonneville County coordinator for Republican Gov. Butch Otter in 2006; second from right is GOP Twin Falls County Commissioner Tom Mikesell. The Monday press conference took place on the steps of the state Capitol.

Betsy Russell